Income inequality moving up the agenda
April 12, 2012
Lawrence Martin comments on the NDP’s push in income inequality.
Event Summary: Panelists get to grips with the Canadian dream
Over 350 people came out to the Château Laurier Hotel on February 26 where they were treated to a lively, progressive and sometimes contentious debate about the various options for governmental action to help ensure continued economic mobility in Canada.
Opinion: Productivity and pay – why Canadians are (somewhat) better off
Comparing ourselves with the United States is a national pastime in Canada. Sometimes the comparison makes us look good (health care, public education). Sometimes it makes us look bad (consumer prices, productivity). Sometimes it reveals an altogether more nuanced story. Sadly, we often miss the nuance.
Opinion: Inequality – defining the defining issue of our time
Diana Carney analyses the facts, figures and sentiment behind our growing concern with inequality. The story is not as simple as one might think.
February 26, 2013
Opinion: Venus and Mars Align – Income Inequality Agendas in France and America
When the President of the most anti-government country on earth and the President of the country that invented dirigisme are…
Opinion: Inequality at the top of everyone’s agenda
Not two years ago, income inequality was a pretty obscure topic. Not so today. Earlier this year the World Economic…